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CSM - Council on Microbiology Undergraduate Education activities

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Diploma assignment general recommendations

Dear colleagues,

Diploma VIR 4175-Link to a special Blackboard lecture (2) The Danger Theory

Dear colleagues,
I have setup a special lecture on Blackboard. This is the course immunology lecture. We will be discussing the danger theory. It will also be a review of the components of the immune response.

You will be able to access it as a guest (so you do not have to have an institutional Blackboard account). Please, follow the link below:
https://eu.bbcollab.com/guest/18feb7653ccf450cb64e3e654c4eb42b

You can also use the following information to dial in (not recommended)
+442033189610
PIN: 389 651 7974

Stay safe

Diploma VIR 4175-Link to a special Blackboard lecture

Dear colleagues,
I have setup a special lecture on Blackboard. You will be able to access it as a guest (so you do not have to have an institutional Blackboard account). Please, follow the link below:
https://eu.bbcollab.com/guest/3b3ae875ecaf4420a83f1a64b76b778b
or you can use this dial in information:
+442033189610
PIN: 879 490 4394
stay safe

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Adv Gen Virol Weekly Lecture Time Modification

Dear colleagues, Good afternoon. Based on your most recent request, I have accepted to move the lecture time to 9 AM every Thursday. We have a couple of lectures left. However, you need to put more work in your assignments.

Good luck. Stay safe.

Adv Gen Virol Lecture one-time date/time modification

Dear colleagues,

Good afternoon. Based on your request, I have created a link for this week's lecture. Please, note that this appointment works only for this week. Starting next week we need to choose another day of the week because I have a schedule conflict.

Below is the link to the lecture:
https://eu.bbcollab.com/guest/955122cd9f9f4d1885f69bc93c58840f

Stay safe

Running Research Projects

Algal expression of cross protective avian influenza and infectious bronchitis viral epitopes for mucosal immunization of avian species.

Explanation regarding the assignments VIR 4175 (Diploma of Microbiology)

Dear Colleagues,
I am glad to receive input from you regarding your assignments. However, I have noticed that some of you are having some difficulties. Please, let me help you.
1. Try to schedule online office hours as much as you can. The ideal setting is that we have groups of 5 or more. But I am willing to schedule a meeting for groups of 3-5.

VIR 007 - Special topics in virology_Lecture added.

Dear students,
I have attached a presentation that covers the lecture about the consequences of virus evolution on virus pathogenesis, epidemiology, diagnosis, and vaccine development. Check it out and write me if you need further assistance.

Special topics in viral genetics and evolution about to start

Dear VIR 007 student,

The lecture is about to start. 

Special topics in viral genetics and evolution about to start

Dear VIR 007 student,

The lecture is about to start. 

Vacant research project positions

I am assembling a team to conduct research on the use of algae for expression of viral antigens. If you are living in Cairo and believe you can contribute, please, let me know. I have a couple of vacant positions

Meeting dates changed: Advanced General Virology (VIR 1070).

Dear students,
I hope you are staying safe. As per your request, the weekly lectures have been moved from 9-11 AM on Tuesday to 12:30-2:30 PM on Saturday. We will still be meeting on blackboard.
Ausama

Class VIR-304 lectures have been updated

Dear students,

I hope you are getting ready for your final exams. I have updated the lectures as per request from the department head. You are always encouraged to study in a timely manner. 

Stay safe,

Ausama

Make up lecture for Advanced General Virology scheduled

Dear students,

Good morning. We understand that it was difficult for some to find out the meeting arrangement for the first week. Therefore, I have scheduled a make up lecture. Please, access Blackboad before 7 PM to check you connection. The link as been sent to the class's WhatsApp group.

Ausama